Lowering of interest rates only escalates bank profits – by Sunil Thenabadu The motive of the government decision to lower the interest rates of deposits was predominantly to engross the banks to lend at lower interest rates  for entrepreneurs to boost the economy of the country which is in dire straits.However would this proposal prove productive?  Owing to this ...

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RIP – DESHABANDU DR. LAKSHMAN WEERASENA DISTINGUISHED PRE-70S PETERITE SOURCE: JOSEPHIAN-PETERITE NEWS NETWORK HTTPS://WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/GROUPS/PETERITESINCANADA/POSTS/4330780057048688/?NOTIF_ID=1637504021326837&NOTIF_T=PAGE_GROUP_POST&REF=NOTIF It is with much sadness we learn the demise of Dr. Lakshman Weerasena today (23 Nov). As our former cricket captain Bernard Wijetunge says, “A Life Serving Others is truly a Life Well-Lived”. Lakshman was an all-round ...

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Kiwi Lankan Couple – Videos from Sri Lankan couple in New Zealand නවසීලන්තයේ ප්‍රධානම දියඇලි වටේ රවුමක්..Piha, New Zealand | Kitekite falls | Karekare falls නවසීලන්තයේ සුන්දර නගර වටේ රවුමක් | Trip to Manukau heads, Waiuku! | Kiwi Lankan Couple | New Zealand නවසීලන්තයේ “Hunua Water Fall” දවසක්… | Kiwi ...

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Baker’s Bend – enigmatic viewpoint By Arundathie Abeysinghe Located at an elevation of 1700 meters (approximately 5000 feet) above sea level in the upper edge of Nanperial Estate (also known as Nonpareil Estate) bordering the famous wildlife reserve *Horton Plains and surrounded by gorgeous mountains of the World’s End Mountain ...

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GIHAN FERNANDO One actor, many roles – by Sunil Thenabadu   Photo source; Watch Lanka ( https://watchlanka.com/name/Gihan-fernando ) Gihan Adrian Camil Fernando the award-winning acclaimed actor, playwright, comedian, and singer is acknowledged by those who are passionate about the theatre as a superlative and noble actor for his flamboyance. He portrays his characters ...

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Breathlessness What is it?How and why do you get it By Dr Harold Gunatillake Transcript: Breathlessness- is a form of unpleasant breathing, rapid or difficult breathing. Normally in healthy condition you breath comfortably without your knowing at the rate of 14 breaths per minute at rest, to provide sufficient oxygen to breath ...

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Dutch Burghers and Portuguese Mechanics: Eurasian Ethnicity in Sri Lanka By Thuppahi. Source:thuppahis.com Dennis B. McGilvray, reproducing an essay presented in April 1982 within Comparative Studies in Society and History 24 (2): 235-263 –– an article that is wide-ranging and draws on ethnographic work as well as historical manuscripts. Note that the highlighting ...

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Christmas Album Sinhala 2021 – by Butterfly Avenue Australia VOICE OF  Nelu Adikari, Mariesel Gunathileke,Rajve Sebastiyen,Keerthi Pasquel,Don Shermen,Ranil Amirthiah(Band Black),Krishan perera(Former Band Docter),Nadeera liyanage(Reality Star),Mausha Anuradhi(Reality Star),Shanika Mihiravi(Sydney Voice),Shamika Weerasekara(Sydney Voice),Saliya Thennakoon.(Sydney Voice) Lyrics & Produced By Sriyani Tennekoon As the official media partner, eLanka is proud to announce the launching of Christmas Songs ...

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West Indies avert follow-on  to be 224/9 Rain interrupts play after 4th over after lunch – by Sunil Thenabadu (sports editor – eLanka) West Indies 224 for 9 (Mayers 45, Brathwaite 41,holder 36,Cornwell 39 Jayawickrama 3-38, Ramesh 3-75) trail Sri Lanka 386 by 162 runs  Rain washed out the final session the entirety of the ...

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